While these base votes are more or less guaranteed, says Senaratne, the remaining 17% floating may decide the outcome of the election.
In a live Q&A session streamed on Twitter and Facebook this afternoon, United National Party (UNP) presidential hopeful Sajith Premadasa outlined his policy objectives for a future government under his leadership.
The Security Council had to be reconstituted and meet every two weeks following media leaks on its sittings, President Maithripala Sirisena tweeted today (30).
President Maithripala Sirisena has reportedly sought Chinese assistance in locating individuals who propagate misinformation on social networking sites.
Katana police has arrested a Reuters journalist who attempted to enter the premises of a school in Negombo without permission yesterday (02), police said.